|Displaying Topics 1961 - 2000 (10868 total) Sorted by: Forum, Direction: reverse|
|1961:|| Yahoo and Google Just Don't Get It about Compatibility|
"... can Yahoogle really afford to ignore the people to whom their target market turn to for advice?"
|Webmaster General||Sept 8, 2004|
|1962:|| To Florida WebmasterWorld Members - Back Ups Back Ups|
In the face of a hurricane, do you have a disaster recovery plan?
|Webmaster General||Sept 2, 2004|
|1963:|| Heads Up - New Virus Running Hard|
"We've seen a rapid spread of a new virus that Symantec/Norton isn't stopping (yet). It may have "price" in the message body and an attachment called "price.exe"."
|Webmaster General||Aug 9, 2004|
|1964:|| Microsoft Releases Critical Windows Update|
New patch for Windows available.
|Webmaster General||July 31, 2004|
|1965:|| Produce a New Page Every Day!|
"... how realistic it is to produce one page per day as Brett and others have previously recommended? One page every three or four days is my norm and that is going full tilt!"
|Webmaster General||July 18, 2004|
|1966:|| Running A Server Off Your Own Computer|
It is every Webmasters dream to have all their sites running 24x7 off a box in the privacy of their own office.
|Webmaster General||July 15, 2004|
|1967:|| CNET Buys WebShots Digital Photo Site|
Venerable old WebShots gets new home. ".. it will pay $70 million to acquire Webshots, a digital photography Web site that was salvaged from the ruins of bankrupt ExciteAtHome for $2.4 million 2 1/2 years ago."
|Webmaster General||July 15, 2004|
|1968:|| Sergey/Larry Make Top 20 Most Influential Media Personalities in UK|
"Google co-founders Page and Brin have been jointly ranked 20th in this list--an authoritative guide to the most powerful players in Britain's media industry that is published each year by The Guardian newspaper. Gates didn't even make the list..."
|Webmaster General||July 13, 2004|
|1969:|| Microsoft OS Viruses and Security Faults Expected to Escalate|
"The bleak outlook comes at a time when security is the hottest topic in IT, as Microsoft puts the brakes on Longhorn to devote time and money to cleaning up problems in Windows XP, and as one outbreak after another drives security managers up the wall."
|Webmaster General||July 9, 2004|
|1970:|| Digital Envoy Wins Geo-Targeting Patent, Battle with Google Looms|
" Digital Envoy has won a U.S. patent for a technology it describes as "non-invasively" targeting the physical location of Web surfers, which it says is essential for doing business in cyberspace. The company's recent announcement could also accelerate a battle over the technology with Google, with Digital Envoy vice president Rob Friedman vowing the company would enforce the patent vigorously."
|Webmaster General||July 1, 2004|
|1971:|| DVD Prices Set to Drop|
"Devices will be as much as 50 percent cheaper later this year, researcher says."
|Webmaster General||July 1, 2004|
|1972:|| Your Email Legally Now an Open Book to Your ISP|
Court rules that wire tapping laws of the USA do not apply to email.
|Webmaster General||June 30, 2004|
|1973:|| Some Say That XP Service Pack 2 Will Cause Chaos|
"The service pack will be downloaded automatically into many PCs through Microsoft's Windows Update service and could create problems, including breaking current applications, disrupting networking set-ups, and prompting non-technical users to make PC configuration decisions that may be beyond their grasp."
|Webmaster General||June 29, 2004|
|1974:|| Microsoft IIS Server Exploit Used as Virus Distribution Method|
|Webmaster General||June 25, 2004|
|1975:|| Open Office Updated to 1.1.2|
Freshly updated and a few new features.
|Webmaster General||June 21, 2004|
|1976:|| Bits : PayPal SandBox - Ebay DevCon|
PayPal sets up Developers Sandbox and also gears up for Developers Conference next week.
|Webmaster General||June 16, 2004|
|1977:|| Major Sites Go Black on Result of DNS Issues Traced to Akamai|
"Starting at around 8:30 am EDT (12:30 UTC), a number of sources started to report a widespread Akamai DNS issue. Large web sites, which use Akamai for its DNS service, did no longer resolve. Effected sites are Yahoo, Google, Microsoft, Fedex, Xerox, Apple and likely many others."
|Webmaster General||June 15, 2004|
|1978:|| XP Has No Legs - 80% of Corporations Reject Microsoft XP|
"...a study in December found that 80 percent of companies still have some machines running Windows 95 or Windows 98...39 percent of desktops were running either Windows 95 or Windows 98."
|Webmaster General||Apr 13, 2004|
|1979:|| IE Based Attacks and Phishing Increasing|
"...the biggest percentage jump of any of the 15 threat categories posed to the nearly 900 IT professionals polled."
|Webmaster General||Apr 12, 2004|
|1980:|| Time Warner Shopping AOL to Microsoft?|
Rumors circulating that Time Warner is proposing selling AOL to Microsoft.
|Webmaster General||Mar 19, 2004|
|1981:|| Windows Security - Are You Up to Date?|
"In light of recent events I have had to take a good serious look at my PC security and how I can make sure that it stays secure."
|Webmaster General||Feb 24, 2004|
|1982:|| New Windows Virus Running Hard - Novarg Worm|
Significant outbreak of a new Windows virus named Novarg found running hard in wild.
|Webmaster General||Jan 27, 2004|
|1983:|| Lycos Discontinues Communities|
The once mighty search engine power house, gives the high maintenance clubs the boot.
|Webmaster General||Jan 26, 2004|
|1984:|| Year End Tax Deadline Looms|
You still have 3 calendar days to work up those prelim tax figures and take action this year.
|Webmaster General||Dec 29, 2003|
|1985:|| Creating a Good Email Signature||Webmaster General||Nov 5, 2003|
|1986:|| DHTML Hover Ads - New Alternative to Pop Ups?||Webmaster General||Oct 30, 2003|
|1987:|| Background Music on Web Pages|
Back button offense, or secret key to higher ROI?
|Webmaster General||Oct 28, 2003|
|1988:|| VeriSign to Restart SiteFinder|
VeriSign Double Dares ICANN to do something while it restarts Sitefinder. The net watches and asks the ultimate question, does ICANN have a spine?
|Webmaster General||Oct 16, 2003|
|1989:|| Earthlink Introduces Spyware Blocker|
First major US ISP to take a stand against spyware.
|Webmaster General||Oct 8, 2003|
|1990:|| ICAAN Spanks VeriSign over Wildcards|
"VeriSign's change appears to have considerably weakened the stability of the Internet, introduced ambiguous and inaccurate responses in the DNS, and has caused an escalating chain reaction of measures and countermeasures that contribute to further instability. VeriSign's change has substantially interfered with some number of existing services which depend on the accurate, stable, and reliable operation of the domain name system."
|Webmaster General||Oct 3, 2003|
|1991:|| Open Office Updates to v1.1|
The powerhouse free office suite updates to version v1.1.
|Webmaster General||Oct 2, 2003|
|1992:|| W32.Sobig.F@mm Virus Makes a Major Comeback|
"..symantec has just upgraded it to nearly the same level as the blaster."
|Webmaster General||Aug 20, 2003|
|1993:|| msblast.exe - New Virus in the Wild and Propogating.||Webmaster General||Aug 11, 2003|
|1994:|| What's your Traffic like this Summer?||Webmaster General||July 10, 2003|
|1995:|| Where do you go for inspiration?|
So where do you start, when you're ready to design a new site? How do you keep things fresh and exciting, without reinventing the wheel? How do you design a new site to make it both (a) familiar and usable to your audience, and (b) more than just a rehash of something that was inadequate to begin with?
|Webmaster General||July 2, 2003|
|1996:|| Whew! Court Rules in Favor of Bloggers, Forums, and Email Lists|
Bloggers, Email Lists, and Forums Less Likely to be Sued
|Webmaster General||June 30, 2003|
|1997:|| To go Dual Processor or Not to go Dual Processor|
Building a new server from the ground up.
|Webmaster General||Mar 24, 2003|
|1998:|| Internet Usage Up 3 Fold Today|
"Internet usage spiked two to three times higher than normal...[today]"
|Webmaster General||Mar 20, 2003|
|1999:|| DealTime buying Epinions|
DealTime, which quietly purchased Shopping.com from CMGI last year, has acquired Epinions for stock.
|Webmaster General||Mar 12, 2003|
|2000:|| Judges rule that COPA restricts free speech.|
"It's clear that the law would make it a crime to communicate a whole range of information to adults,"
|Webmaster General||Mar 8, 2003|